Events Calendar

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Saturday Oct 7

October 7, 2023
2:00PM - 3:30PM
This interactive, experimental dance performance explores the boundaries and interactions between dance, architecture, technology and audience. It asks the question: might some technologies facilitate new forms of dance? Created by Sometimes in Nova Scotia (SiNS) and presented as a collaboration between the Festival of New Dance (FND) and the Newfoundland and Labrador ...

Wednesday Oct 11

October 11, 2023
7:00PM - 8:30PM
Get your thinking caps on because Trivia at The Rooms is back! Join host Ramona Dearing for an evening of questions inspired by the history, geography, and culture of the province. Teams of 2-6 people. Ramona Dearing is a writer and a retired host of CBC Radio’s CrossTalk and its popular Trivia editions. Tickets ...
October 11, 2023
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Engaging Evening
Join Curator Rachel Gilbert in conversation with guest artists Ginok Song and Brian Amadi as they talk about their art, newcomer and migrant experiences, and how they come to call Newfoundland and Labrador home. Following the panel discussion, conversation will continue with a visit to the exhibition, Making Home Here, located in ...

Thursday Oct 12

October 12, 2023
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture!
Dive into the wonderful world of bugs with researchers Abbie Mullins and Catherine Scott as they share their fascinating work on both the insect collections here at The Rooms Natural History Facility, and their own research on spiders. How are insects preserved for study? What is involved in researching insects and spiders? ...

Saturday Oct 14

October 14, 2023
2:00PM - 3:30PM
Power Productions "Tales of Us" celebrates the unique cultural experiences and voices of artists who self-identify as living with a seen or unseen disability. Through comedy, contemporary work, original creations and classic prose, artists will share their talents through the lens of lived experience as a self-identified individual with a disability. Directed ...
October 14, 2023
2:30PM - 4:30PM
Art educator Jason Ross Sellars leads this three-part workshop geared for Grade 7-9 students. Inspired by the work of artist and animator Glenn Gear, whose exhibition is currently on display at The Rooms, participants will create their very own collage-based stop motion animated short films. On the final workshop day, the films will ...

Sunday Oct 15

October 15, 2023
2:30PM - 3:30PM
In Conversation with Artist Jerry Evans and Guest Curator Jenelle Duval Join guest curator, Jenelle Duval in conversation with visual artist, Jerry Evans to learn more about his work in the current exhibition, Weljesi.  This program will be moderated by Mi’kmaw and settler artist, Emily Critch. Weljesi marks the first major survey of Jerry ...